Post Archive

January 19, 2009

Do not let the following quotes dissuade you from the mantra that Hamas was elected in 2006 as a protest of Fatah's corruption. Do not...

With the presidential inauguration barely twenty-four hours away, Barack Obama's supporters are honoring him through various commemorative accessories.  Of course, most of these items are...

Mickey Kaus takes us through Obama-speak on the auto bailout. It all sounds perfectly reasonable -- and perfectly opaque. Is he going to keep doling...

Today was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the day before the Obama administration begins, and the last day of the Bush administration.  Here's a common...

Tim Geithner doesn't have a good explanation as to why he didn't pay his self-employment taxes and why he didn't pay up for the years...

The scene is a retired British army colonel being interviewed by an infantile BBC news anchor. Her obsession, shared by almost the entirety of the...

Today's New York Times features a cover story headlined, "Rulings of Improper Detentions as the Bush Era Closes." In it, William Glaberson reports that a...

Although I have not yet heard confirmation, IDF radio just reported that the EU has said it will not release funds for the reconstruction of...

Today, the Kremlin released the text of a decree issued by Dmitry Medvedev.  The order requires his cabinet to introduce "special economic measures" -- sanctions...

According to this report, John McCain has been offering advice to the President-elect. We get this tidbit about the November 16 meeting between McCain and the...

In a CNN interview on Barack Obama's pop icon status, CafePress vice-president of marketing Amy Maniatis places the President-elect among rather dubious company: It's almost like...

So I have been half right. Since the Gaza war began, I have been predicting that it is in the political interest of the Kadima...